What is the cause of a ringworm type rash if not ringworm?

Answer A ringworm (tinea) rash is usually red, bumpy, scaly and occurs in patches that may or may not be circular. If the rash is not ringworm (caused by fungus), then many other conditions could be the ... Read More »

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How does ringworm heal?

Ringworm is a fungal infection of the skin that causes raised round or oval lesions, redness, discomfort and itching in the affected area. While anyone can get a ringworm infection, this fungus is ... Read More »

Why does a baby gets ringworm?

A nephrologist or a urologist depending on what "renal fullness" is.

What does a ringworm look like in a cat?

Despite its name, ringworm (dermatophytosis) is not a worm but a fungus infection that affects the hair, skin and nails of cats, dogs and humans. The appearance of ringworm can be different, depend... Read More »

Does tea tree oil help clear up ringworm?

According to Dr. Andrew Weil, tea tree oil is a good treatment for fungal infections of the skin, including ringworm. Most people can apply tea tree oil full strength to help clear up ringworm, but... Read More »